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BNP candidate Milon, 3 others arrested

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Staff Reporter :
At least four more leaders, including a BNP candidate for the Gazipur-5 Constituency, were arrested by a section of law enforcement agencies across the country on Thursday.
In Gazipur, Fazlul Haque Milon, BNP candidate for Gazipur-5 constituency, was arrested by the detectives from his residence in Kaliganj upazila of the district on Thursday afternoon.
A team of Detective Branch (DB) of police detained him from his residence around 2:30pm, police said.
In Sirajganj, police arrested at least three BNP leaders from Belkuchi upazila of the district.Manowar Hossen, Mamun Hossen Borad and Amirul Islam Samrat were picked up at 4 am on Thursday.  
Anwarul Islam, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Belkuchi Police Station, said the arrest was made in cases filed for committing acts of sabotage.
The trio will be produced in the court, OC said.

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